Family of Four Without Home After Madison County House Fire

House Fire
Posted at 4:08 PM, Nov 29, 2016
and last updated 2016-11-29 16:08:00-05

MADISON COUNTY, Fla. (WTXL) - A family of four has lost their house after a fire started at their Madison County home.

Chief Bruce Jordan with the Madison Fire Department said that firefighters were called to a house fire on Rutherford Road in Lee around 7:40 p.m. 

When they arrived, everyone, to include two adults and their children, was out of the house.

While crews managed to get the fire under control in about an hour, they said that the home is a total loss.They also said that flames started to rekindle Tuesday morning.

The State Fire Marshal is currently investigating the cause of the fire.